Beauty, unaccompanied by virtue, is as a flower without perfume.
— Proverbs

Happiness is a perfume which you cannot pour on someone without getting some on yourself.
— Ralph Waldo Emerson

An idealist is one who, on noticing that a rose smells better than a cabbage, concludes that it makes a better soup.
— Bertrand Russell

Fame is the perfume of heroic deeds.
— Socrates

Personality is to a man what perfume is to a flower.
— Charles M. Schwab